6061 Aluminum is known mainly for it's hardness, containing higher amounts of magnesium and silicon. This alloy's physical properties also alow for it to be formed and welded well, making it one of the best types of aluminum for general purpose use. The most common uses for 6061 aluminum are engineering and structural applications.
|Temper||Tensile Strength||Yield Strength||Elongation|
|Sheet, Plate, Coil|
|Screw machine parts, Truck bodies and frames, Running boards, Steps, Floors, Walkways, Platforms, Cover plates, Trench covers, Truck runways, Almost any structural component.|